Taweemonkongsap T, Nualyong C, Amornvesukit T, Leewansangtong S, Srinualnad S, Chaiyaprasithi B, et al. Outcomes of surgical treatment for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma: comparison of retroperitoneoscopic and open nephroureterectomy. World J Surg Oncol. 2008;6:3 pubmed publisher
..To determine the surgical and oncologic outcomes in patients who underwent retroperitoneoscopic nephroureterectomy (RNU) in comparison to standard open nephroureterectomy (ONU) for upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)...
Taweemonkongsap T, Nualyong C, Amornvesukit T, Srinualnad S, Sujijantararat P, Soontrapa S. Retroperitoneoscopic nephrectomy in dialysis dependent patients and comparison with open surgery. J Med Assoc Thai. 2008;91:1719-25 pubmed
..This has all the benefits of minimally invasive surgery such as reduced blood loss, minimal post operative pain leading to faster convalescence. ..